Campus Life
Campus Life

Student Support Services

CampusCentral

This is your student helpdesk, situated on the ground floor of Block 15 at Dubai Knowledge Park (DKP) campus. It brings together all face-to-face support for general student enquiries in one location at the Dubai campus. A representative of the CampusCentral will be present in the DIAC campus as well.

CampusCentral staff can provide information and support on all aspects of the University including:

  • your student record and programme of study
  • sources of academic support
  • welfare services
  • access to other University services

The CampusCentral at Middlesex University Dubai is an integral department of the University which liaises between Dubai students, academic faculty and Middlesex University’s UK campus. This Office is also the point for submitting requests for student status letters and credit statements.

The CampusCentral is the central place for handing in all coursework that is not submitted electronically. The only exceptions are pieces of coursework with specific formats such as art work, models, and large portfolios, where alternative arrangements will be made which will be set out in your Module Handbook.

CampusCentral Hours:
Office timings:
DKP:

8:00AM – 7:00PM, Monday – Friday

DIAC:

8:00AM – 5:00PM, Monday – Friday

Please note timings will be different during term breaks

CampusCentral Contact Details:

Phone: 971-4-367 8100, Email: [email protected]

For more information, please visit CampusCentral 
 

Library

The Library is located on the third floor of Block 15, in the Dubai Knowledge Park (DKP) campus. The Library provides the resources needed for each programme module via its substantial range of print and eBook collections, online databases, and ejournals. There is also a dedicated Law Library and Silent Study area.

For more information, please visit https://www.mdx.ac.ae/library

Centre for Academic Success (CAS)

The Centre for Academic Success (CAS) is a dedicated space where students can seek in person or online, advice and academic support from specialist staff and counsellors. CAS team members deliver the Academic Enrichment Programme and coordinate the Student Learning Assistant (SLA) scheme. In addition to this, CAS provides confidential learning disability support, pre-sessional Digital Literacy workshops as well as pre-sessional Academic Skills workshops. The CAS Team is constantly endeavouring to support the University’s vision of becoming a fully inclusive educational institution.

For more information, please visit https://www.mdx.ac.ae/cas

Information Technology (IT) Resources

The University provides various IT facilities and support services as part of its student learning resources. You will get to use the fastest computers and latest software at Middlesex University. You can choose between our PCs and Macs, and/or use your own devices (laptop/tablet/mobile phone etc.) and work with our free, open, and reliable Wi-Fi across the campus. Each computer lab is equipped with printers. Other printing, photocopying and scanning facilities are available in the Library.

IT Office is located on the ground floor, Block 16, Dubai Knowledge Park (DKP) campus and Block 10, 5th floor, DIAC. IT support staff are available for consultation in the IT office during office hours. Students can email staff in advance for an appointment. 

IT Office Hours:

Office timings: 8:00AM – 8:00PM, Monday – Friday

Please note timings will be different during term breaks. 

IT Office Contact Details:

Phone: 971-4-367 8126, Email: [email protected]

For more information, please visit https://www.mdx.ac.ae/life-at-university/facilities 

Careers and Employability Services (CES)

Middlesex University Dubai’s Careers and Employability Service (CES) aims to make each student of the University 100% employable by understanding their individual career goals and aspirations to support them in achieving future success.

The CES supports and encourages students from the start of their studies to up to one year after graduation. It offers career guidance, career counselling, information on internship and employment opportunities, employer engagement, and programme specific career days.

Contact Information:

e. [email protected] 
t. +971 (0) 4 433 0490 
m. +971 (0) 50 505 7830

For more information, please visit https://www.mdx.ac.ae/life-at-university/ces

Student Visa Facility

Laws in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) require all non-national students to obtain a Student Visa for the duration of their studies. Middlesex University Dubai provides Students Visas for applicants studying in any of our academic programmes.

Student visas are issued for the duration of 12 months at a time; hence an undergraduate student may require 2 or 3 renewals during their course of study at Middlesex University Dubai.

For more information, please visit https://www.mdx.ac.ae/student-visa

MDX Dubai Student Accommodation

Middlesex University Dubai has partnered with The Myriad to provide our students with affordable, luxurious student accommodation.

The Myriad is a brand new, state-of-the-art student living community located in Dubai Academic City – just 35 minutes from the university campus. Students who stay at The Myriad are able to immerse themselves in a wider student community that encourages individuals from various institutions to socialise and network.

For more information, please visit https://www.mdx.ac.ae/mdxaccommodation

Student Transportation

Middlesex University Dubai provides a student experience with a difference! We know getting to and from campus is a vital part of the university experience, which is why we have created an efficient student transportation service to make sure students arrive safely and punctually on campus.

Our Transportation Service operates not only in Dubai but across Sharjah and Ajman. For more information, please visit https://www.mdx.ac.ae/life-at-university/student-transportation-service

Student Research

At Middlesex University Dubai, student research is one of the cornerstones of our academic community. We are immensely proud of our students’ research accomplishments. The Student Research Sub-Committee (SRC) was established with the goal of encouraging, supporting, and promoting student research. The SRC works to develop a strong, positive research culture within the student body. Many of our students have excelled at research including winning numerous national and international research awards, co-authoring academic journal articles, and presenting at academic conferences. The undergraduate research experience helps to prepare students for post-Graduate study, as well as building analytical and communication skills.

For more information, please visit https://www.mdx.ac.ae/research/student

Student Finance

Students enrolling on a programme of study at the Dubai campus are required to comply with Middlesex University Dubai’s formal student and financial regulations. These vary from financial regulations in place for our London-based or other campuses. Students should understand that by enrolling at Middlesex University Dubai, they agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

The amount that students will pay in respect of tuition fees depends on the course that they wish to study, the study level and the number of modules chosen along with the applicable payment plan.

For more details, please refer to https://www.mdx.ac.ae/studentfinance

Scholarships and Grants

At Middlesex University Dubai we see the importance of rewarding students for their current and ongoing achievements. Our Scholarships & Grants programme offers a financial reward to both new and existing students.

Students can apply for one scholarship or one grant at a time, unless otherwise stated. The scholarship or grant will then be divided over the period of study at the University.

New students may be eligible to redeem these scholarships when they apply for the University. For more information, please contact our Student Recruitment Office.

For more details, please refer to https://www.mdx.ac.ae/scholarship-and-grants.

For General Guidelines on Scholarships and Grants, please visit https://www.mdx.ac.ae/about-us/university-regulations